HRM Eze Chidume Okoro Seek Stakeholders Collaboration, Presents Medium Term Plan To Minster Of Agriculture State

HRM Eze Chidume Okoro Seek Stakeholders Collaboration, Presents Medium Term Plan To Minster Of Agriculture State

The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mustapha Shehuri, says the Federal Government will continue to encourage the production of improved seedlings for the growth of the Gum Arabic. Shehuri said this at the stakeholder’s forum and review of the Gum Arabic transformational road map meeting in Abuja He also said the federal government would also fund its research and development, conduct safety needs assessment of the gum Arabic as well as support farmers. The theme of the stakeholder’s forum is “Gum Arabic Development Strategy and Sustainability Plan…

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Nigerians To Pay N4,000 Monthly For Solar System – FG

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The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday titled “25m Nigerians to own 5m solar systems at N4,000 monthly.” Akande was giving further insight into earlier reports that the Federal Government will from next week commence the process of installation of five million solar home systems in underserved and off-grid communities across the country. The installation is in continuation of the implementation of the government’s Economic Sustainability Plan. The earlier report, however, elicited questions from Nigerians who…

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It’s No Longer Sensible To Operate The Refineries – NNPC

It’s no longer sensible to operate the refineries – NNPC

The GMD disclosed this when he appeared before the House of Representatives Committee on Petroleum Upstream on Thursday in Abuja. He said that the NNPC was unable to supply crude oil to the refineries adding that it was only the Escravos pipeline which the NNPC managed to sustain through the contracting process. According to him, it is practically impossible to run pipelines at their optimum capacity. “For instance, to run Kaduna and Warri refinery, you need to deliver 170,000 barrels of oil per day so that both will operate at…

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Reasons Gowon Denies Looting CBN

Reasons Gowon Denies Looting CBN

Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, has dismissed the allegations of money laundering leveled against him by a member of the United Kingdom parliament. The elder statesman condemned the claims in an interview with Channels Television, days after the UK lawmaker, Tom Tugendhat, accused him of looting half of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). He stated that it was disappointing that a British parliamentarian could make such a statement without checking the facts. “It is certainly surprising, and I am disappointed that a British parliamentarian could make such…

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Tope Alabi: Brother-In-Law Alleges Tope Was Sleeping With Soji Alabi As Visiting Sound Engineer While Married To Father Of Ayomiku, Her First Child

Tope Alabi: Brother-In-Law Alleges Tope Was Sleeping With Soji Alabi As Visiting Sound Engineer While Married To Father Of Ayomiku, Her First Child

… Daughter says “I know who my father is”   I am the brother to the Father and we can’t just be responding to all this matter because it might blow out of proportion that will now be as if we want to run Tope Alabi musical career down. Tope Alabi was earlier married to Maiyegun Olaoye, a top movie and music marketer whose business was based in Idumota, Lagos Island before moving to Arena shopping complex, Oshodi, Lagos. The brother of Olaoye, in a recent outburst, alleged that the…

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Nigeria Set To Face Severe Food Crisis — Farmers

Nigeria set to face severe food crisis — Farmers

The brutal murder of over 43 farmers in Borno State by suspected members of Boko Haram will worsen the agricultural instability in the state, farmers from the state said on Sunday. According to them, the number of farmers massacred in the attack could be more than 43, as many persons were still missing up. They disclosed this in a statement issued to journalists in Abuja as a reaction to the death of 43 rice farmers who were killed on Saturday while harvesting their crops at Garin-Kwashebe rice field, about 20km…

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LASG Partners FirstBank To Promote Access To Affordable Healthcare

FirstBank begins the year with an innovative, convenient virtual Payment Card

The General Manager, Lagos State Health Management Agency (LASHMA), Dr. Emmanuella Zamba, made the disclosure during the flag off of the partnership in Alausa, saying that the partnership became necessary to facilitate ease of health insurance premium transactions for residents, especially at the grassroots. She noted that FirstBank was selected for the partnership in recognition of its effectiveness, efficiency, and large clientele base. “The Agency realized that not all residents can go to the Bank or use online platforms for the payment of their health insurance premiums, hence the Agency…

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UBA’s GMD, Kennedy Uzoka Honoured With Prestigious Zik Leadership Award, Dedicates Award To UBA Staff And Customers

UBA’s GMD, Kennedy Uzoka Honoured with Prestigious Zik Leadership Award, Dedicates Award to UBA Staff and Customers

l-r:   Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; Group Managing Director/CEO, Kennedy Uzoka; Member of Board of Trustees, Public Policy Research and Analysis Centre(PPRAC), organizer of Zik Prize, Marc Wabara, during the conferment of Zik Prize for Professional Leadership on Uzoka in Lagos. The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Kennedy Uzoka, was on Sunday night presented with The Zik Prize for Professional Leadership. The award was presented by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, under the…

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